Angela Kwan

Attorney Profile: Angela Kwan

Managing Partner

1051 Perimeter Drive, Suite 400
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Phone: (847) 805-9410
Fax: (847) 805-9468

Angela focuses her practice on immigration and family law issues. She has regularly appeared in Korean language cable television news programs to provide information on updated immigration laws and regulations.

Angela has also lead seminars on E-2 Treaty Investor Visas, Immigration, and Employment Issues. Additionally, she has worked with congressional staff to obtain a congressional inquiry on immigration matters.

Angela frequently deals with bars to admissibility, extraordinary ability petitions, and waivers of two-year foreign residency requirements. She has advised U.S. and multinational corporations on workforce strategy and visa processing for their foreign national employees.

Presently, Angela aids individual clients and small business owners with matters of immigration, business transaction, adoption and dissolution of marriage.

Bar Admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit - 2012
U.S. District Ct. Northern District - 2008
State of Illinois - 2001

Education

Chicago-Kent College of Law- 2001
J.D.
Chicago, IL

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - 1994
Master of Art, East Asian Languages and Cultures
Urbana, IL

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - 1992
B.A., Economics
Honors: Dean's List
Urbana, IL

Published Works

Slice of Life, a weekly essay appeared in the Korea Daily in 2007-2008

Current/Past Affiliations or Offices Held

Korean American Scholarship Foundation
Board of Directors, September 2016 to present

Korean American Women’s Association
Vice President, July 2011 to June 2013
General Secretary, July 2014 to July 2015

American Immigration Lawyers Association
Member, Since 2001
Chicago Chapter, Media Outreach Committee Co-chair, 2006

Korean American Bar Association of Chicago
Member, Since 2012

Illinois Bar Association
Member, Since 2001

Foreign Languages

Korean